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hypothyroidism?


Anyone have it?
What were your symtoms before being diagnosed?
I have a physical Thurs. and am gonna have my thyroid checked.
Thanks

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mommymeg03

Asked by mommymeg03 at 9:51 PM on Jan. 12, 2010 in Health

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  • I had severe hypothyroidism. I had dry skin, dry lips, achiness all over, blury vision, headaches, fatigue, weight gain, tiredness to where I counldn't get out of bed...I thought I was going crazy. I couldn't comprehend what I was reading, even though I read well. I had trouble concentrating. Your TSH should be under 3. Mine was 40. I was in crisis and they wanted to hospitalize me, but I said no. I wasn't thinking clearly and should have done it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:57 PM on Jan. 12, 2010

  • I have it but was diagnosed at birth. I know after I had my son it wasn't normal. I felt pretty much like ann. above. I also had some hair loss that at one point had a bald patch. I am now regulated again but still feel pretty drained.
    tns11

    Answer by tns11 at 11:05 PM on Jan. 12, 2010

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